Posts Tagged ‘Community’

Guests from Parkland Health and Medical City highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 40 of the third year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed Breast Cancer Awareness Month and back-to-school mental health. Guests included: • Christina Mintner, Senior Vice President of Population Health and Homes at Parkland […]

Did you know today is National Recovery Day?

Did you know today is National Recovery Day? The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) designated September as National Recovery Month to increase public awareness around mental health and addiction recovery. You may know the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) as the voice of North Texas hospitals that drives education and quality initiatives, […]

DFWHC and UTA webinar “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes” has been posted online

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and UT Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation complimentary webinar “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes: The Case for Community-based Data Analysis for Actionable Results” originally broadcast on September 29 has been posted online. Speakers included Dr. Charles Johnson, Director of Academic Advising at UT Arlington; Dr. Mari Tietze, Myrna Pickard […]

Sepsis awareness with guests from Parkland, JPS and Texas Health highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 39 of the third year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed Sepsis Awareness Month and vascular health. Guests included: • Ryan Reid, RN, Clinical Program Coordinator, Parkland Health; • Jessica Aguilar, RN, Clinical Sepsis […]

DFWHC and UTA’s “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes” webinar is next Thursday – 1.0 HIMSS CEU available!

The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) and UT Arlington College of Nursing and Health Innovation complimentary webinar “Improving Provider Practice Outcomes: The Case for Community-based Data Analysis for Actionable Results” is next Thursday, September 29 from 1:00-2:00 p.m., CST. There will be 1.0 HIMSS CEU available. This event has almost sold out – register today! Speakers […]

DFWHC sponsors star-studded “I’m Listening” suicide prevention program on Sept. 21

For the third straight year, the DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) will sponsor the local airing of “I’m Listening,” a national suicide prevention program to be broadcast on Wednesday, September 21. As part of Audacy’s ongoing mental health initiative, in partnership with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, this year’s campaign will be broadcast from 6:00 […]

“Mental Health Recovery Workshop” is this Sunday!

Are you concerned for loved ones or your community? Do you have a passion to help others? If so, please learn how to become part of the solution! The DFW Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation’s Community Health Collaborative (CHC) will be hosting a new “Recovery Workshop: ROCC Stars Unite” program this Sunday, September 18 from 1:00 […]

Guests from Cook Children’s and Parkland highlight “The Human Side of Health Care”

Episode 36 of the third year of the DFW Hospital Council’s (DFWHC) weekly radio program “The Human Side of Health Care” was broadcast on Sunday on KRLD 1080 AM. The discussion detailed an innovative dog program for young patients and harmful chemicals in the home. Guests included: • Laura Sonefeld, Facility Dog Program Coordinator at […]